bisoprolol

Adult
Uses
  • hypertension
  • heart failure
Contraindications,
drug interactions
or cautions
Contraindications
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease(COPD), asthma, bradycardia, atrioventricular block, renal and hepatic dysfunction, uncompensated heart failure, peripheral arterial disease, pheochromocytoma
Drug interactions
  • amiodarone, calcium channel blockers, cimetidine, digoxin, NSAIDs, phenobarbital
Adverse Effects
(common and severe)
  • hypotension
  • bronchospasm
  • dizziness
  • lightheadedness
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • impotence
Instructions and dose
(initial; typical)
5mg; 5-20mg one time a day
Monitoring
  • blood pressure
Source of Suggestion